Executive director named for KSU Sports and Entertainment Park (Marietta Daily Journal)
Facility welcomes more than 300,000 visitors annually
KENNESAW, Ga. (Jun 20, 2017) — Kennesaw State University announced that it has promoted Zach Kerns to executive director and general manager of the KSU Sports and Entertainment Park and Fifth Third Bank Stadium.
Kerns has been at KSU since January 2015, when he was named assistant general manager of the Sports and Entertainment Park. He succeeds Marty Elliott, who became general manager of the Miller Theater in Augusta.
A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 38,000 students. With 13 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu.